Dance

A Level

REASONS TO STUDY THIS COURSE

  • This is a stimulating and exciting exploration into the world of professional dance, preparing you for further dance studies at university.
  • You will develop technical, performance, creative and theoretical dance skills.
  • You will have the opportunity to perform in front of live audiences.

 

WHAT YOU WILL STUDY

Contemporary dance technique and performance. Choreography for solos, groups, duets and quartets. Also Critical Engagement – the analysis of professional dance works and companies. Also safety of the dancer.

 

HOW YOU WILL BE ASSESSED

50% practical (solo, duet, quartet) and 50% theory (critical engagement)

 

PROGRESSION

A-Level Dance prepares students for higher education. The course is academic as well as practical and is therefore best suited to students who wish to pursue a career in Dance by taking the next step to university.